Timber Frame Construction
by Jack Sobon and Roger Schroeder
A must for owner-builders and beginning timber framers.
If you have only dreamed about the beauty of building with timbers, this book will open your eyes. It will convince you that this method is not only practical today for homes and other buildings, but often is less expensive than "stick building."
Here is a practical how-to book for both beginers and experienced carpenters who want to try this method. It offers:
One of the best-known and most distinctive figures in the timber-framing revival, Jack Sobon knows how to make home building affordable with economical hand tools, by taking control of the processing of building materials, and through using local inexpensive supplies.